10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Billund
Fly:  5​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Porvoo
— 1 night
train:  5​h 15​min
3
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
train:  6​h 45​min
4
Oulu
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + train:  4​h 45​min
6
Tampere
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
7
Turku
— 1 night
ferry:  5​h 15​min
8
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Stockholm


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2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip app .

Billund, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Billund to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. On the 9th (Mon), you're off toPorvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours Outdoors Museums
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1
night
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Porvoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, examine the collection at Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Postbacken.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Porvoo travel route planner.

Traveling by bus from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Porvoo, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Porvoo

Museums Historic Sites
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Porvoo Museum/Holm House ©
Porvoo Museum/Holm House
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum ©
Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Porvoo to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Jyvaskyla when traveling from Porvoo in September, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Oulu day trip planning app .

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Oulu to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. September in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles
Marttiinin ©
Marttiinin

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 14th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Tampere City Library, Metso, then see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, then see the interesting displays at National Police Museum, and finally examine the collection at The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo).

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Tampere by combination of flight and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In September in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums

Side Trip

The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo)
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Tampere City Library, Metso ©
Tampere City Library, Metso
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas

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night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 15th (Sun), trek along The Archipelago Trail, then stroll around Kultaranta Garden, then see the interesting displays at Kylamaki Village of Living History, and finally take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Turku travel planner.

Take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kultaranta Garden
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Kylamaki Village of Living History ©
Ett Hem Museum ©
Ett Hem Museum

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night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, then brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, and then examine the collection at Museumship Pommern.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mariehamn trip site .

You can fly from Turku to Mariehamn in 2 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

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